Professor, Department of Power Engineering
Office:
Department of Power Engineering
Jadavpur University, Salt Lake Campus
LB-8, Sector III, Salt Lake,
Kolkata 700 098, INDIA.

Residence:
AB-239, Sector I, Salt Lake
Kolkata 700 064.
PH:033-23355813
Fax:033-23357254
Web Address:
Curriculum Vita

Education
DegreeYearUniversity

Ph.D. 1999 IIT Kharagpur
M.E. 1992 Jadavpur University
B.E. 1987 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (3)
 
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University, Power Engineeering Department Professor 2003 to Till Date
Jadavpur University, Power Engineeering Department Reader 1995 to 2003
Jadavpur University, Power Engineeering Department Lecturer 1990 to 1995
Industrial Experience (2)
Name Of Organization Postition Held Period
 
NTPC Ltd. Engineer 1988 to 1990
NTPC Ltd. Engineering Executive Trainee 1987 to 1988
Field of Specialization
Thermal Engineering, Combustion, Energy
Courses Taught/Teaching
UG Level:
Heat Transfer, Thermodynamics, Combustion and Pollution, Steam Generator, CFD, IC Engine, Power Plant Cycles and Systems.

PG Level:
Heat and Mass Transfer, Combustion Technology, Power Plant Cycles.
Research Area
Combustion, Energy, Computational Fluid Dynamics and its application in reacting and biological flows, Microfluidics.
Experience
Professor, Jadavpur University : since 2003.
Reader, Jadavpur University : 1995-2003.
Lecturer, Jadavpur University : 1990-1995.
Conference Papers Published (77)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Characterization of Straight Vegetable Oil Sprays issued from Pressure Swirl and Twin Fluid AtomizersCharacterization of Straight Vegetable Oil Sprays issued from Pressure Swirl and Twin Fluid Atomizers Int. Conf. on Energy Resources and Technologies for Sustainable Development, Howrah 2013 Author -Paper No. ICERTSD2013-15-249
Kinetic Model of the Reduction Zone of a Downdraft Biomass Gasifier Int. Conf. on Energy Resources and Technologies for Sustainable Development, Howrah 2013 Author -Paper No. ICERTSD2013-15-280
Effect of pre-diffuser angle on the static pressure recovery in flow through casing-liner annulus of a gas turbine combustor at various swirl levels 11th international ISHMT-ASME Heat and mass transfer conference 2013 Prakash Ghose, Amitava Datta, Achintya Mukhopadhyay -
Numerical prediction of kerosene spray combustion using different combustion models: a comparison 11th international ISHMT-ASME Heat and mass transfer conference 2013 Prakash Ghose, Amitava Datta, Achintya Mukhopadhyay -
prediction of kerosene spray combustion in a model gas turbine combustor at different inlet swirl and turbulence levels 2nd KITSAAT International symposium 2013 Prakash Ghose, Amitava Datta, Achintya Mukhopadhyay -
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Journal Papers Published (75)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Effect of pre-diffuser angle on the static pressure recovery in flow through a casing-liner annulus at various swirl levels ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering application 2016 Prakash Ghose, Amitava Datta, Achintya Mukhopadhyay Vol. 8 / 011017-1-7
Prediction of Soot and Thermal Radiation in a Model Gas Turbine Combustor Burning Kerosene Fuel Spray at Different Swirl Levels Combustion theory and modelling 2016 Prakash Ghose, Jitendra Patra, Amitava Datta , Achintya Mukhopadhyay DOI: 10.1080/13647830.2016.1147607-
Modeling non-equilibrium combustion chemistry using constrained equilibrium flamelet model for kerosene spray flame ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering application 2016 Prakash Ghose, Amitava Datta, Achintya Mukhopadhyay Vol. 8 / 011004-1-10
FTIR characterization of soot precursor nano-particles from different heights of an isooctane/air premixed flame International Journal of Advances in Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics 2014 Author 6(1-2)-97-105
Effect of Confinement on Breakup of Planar Liquid Sheets Sandwiched Between Two Gas Streams and Resulting Spray Characteristics Fluid Dynamics Research 2014 Author 46-015511
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Books Published (0)
Awards(6)
Awarded By Award Name Year

West Bengal Academy of Science and Technology Fellow 2013
22nd National Conference on I.C.Engine and Combustion, NIT Calicut. Best Paper Award in Combustion 2011
19th National & 8th ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, JNTU Hyderabad. VMK Sastry Best Poster Award 2008
19th National Conference on I.C.Engine and Combustion, Annamalai University. Best Paper award in Combustion 2005
AvH Foundation, Germany Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship 2000
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Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (14)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Bireswar Paul Formation and Emission of arbon Nanoparticles in the Premixed and Non-premixed Liquid Fuel Flames and in Gasoline Engine Exhaust Complete 2014
Jitendra Patra Experimental Characterization of Liquid Fuel Spray and Thermal Analysis of a Can type Combustor Prof. S. Sen Ongoing 2014
Prakash Ghosh Numerical Simulation of Spray Combustion Considering Soot Formation and Thermal Radiation Prof. A. Mukhopdhyay Ongoing 2014
Sujit Nath Modeling of spray formation by disintegration of annular liquid sheet Prof. Achintya Mukhopadhyay & Prof. Swarnendu Sen Complete 2012
Prakash Chandra Roy Kinetic Modeling of Reduction Zone of a Downdraft Biomass Gasifier with Performance Analysis for Engine Application Prof. Niladri Chakraborty Completed 2010
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M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (0)
Project Works (9)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Numerical Prediction of Laminar Burning Velocity of Fuel Blends at Different Equivalence Ratio and Temperature Conditions Principal Investigator JU-University of Erlangen Nuernberg Collaboration EURO 9750 2 years July, 2014 to June, 2016 Ongoing
Experimental and Numerical Studies of Stability and Emission Characteristics in Partially Premixed Flames Principal Investigator AICTE Rs. 9,05,000.00 3 years May, 2003 to May, 2006 Complete
Spray Formation with a Generic Pressure-Swirl Atomizer for Air-breathing and Cryogenic Propulsion Systems Co-Investigator ISRO Rs. 6,84,000.00 3 years 2004 to 2007 Complete
Technical Education Quality Improvement Program, Institutional Networking Nodal Person TEQIP, GOI Rs. 60,00,000.00 3 years 2005 to 2008 Complete
Optimization of the Design and Performance of LPG Burners and Stoves Principal Investigator TEQIP, GOI Rs. 3,60.000.00 1.5 years 2006 to 2007 Complete
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Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (1)
Program Name Name Of The Collaborator Year

Collaborative Project Prof. Michael Wensing 2014
InviteLectures (0)
Membership Of Learned Societies (6)
 
Title

Life Member, Combustion Institute (Indian Section)
Member, Executive Committee, Combustion Institute (Indian Section), 2005-13
Life Member, Indian Society of Heat and Mass Transfer
Member, Institute of Engineers (India)
Member, International Association of Engineers
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Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (5)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

Refresher course on Frontiers in Power Engineering and Energy Sustainability Jadavpur University Power Engg. Dept. 2009
Workshop on Modeling Diagnostics and Control of Pollutant Formation and Emission in Combustion Jadavpur University Power Engineering 2007
Workshop on Droplet and Spray Combustion Jadavpur University MMechanical Engineering 2005
31st National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power Jadavpur University Power/Mechanical Engineering 2004
Refresher course on Recent Advances in Power Engineering Jadavpur University Power Engineering 2003
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (0)
Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (3)
 
Type of Professional Activity Period

Member, Exeutive Committee, Combustion Institute (India) 2006 to 2013
Treasurer, Humboldt Club Calcutta 2003 to 2008
Secretary, Humboldt Club Calcutta 2009 to 2015
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Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (0)